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Ultimate Explorer Tour


Tour Length 27 / 28 days

Starts From Auckland or Christchurch (can start loop anywhere)

Our most popular trip and the best way to see and do it all. Get off the beaten track with accommodation in spectacular locations as we cover all the best national parks, hikes, activities, bike rides and secret spots.

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Grand Traverse Tour


Tour Length 15 days

Starts From Auckland

Starting your tour in Auckland? This 2 week adventure experience could be the perfect way to fill your time. Try NZ's best great walks, cultural highlights and mix mountains with beaches as you head to the countries adventure capital - Queenstown.

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Reverse Traverse Tour


Tour Length 14 or 15 days

Starts From Christchurch or Queenstown

Experience New Zealand’s finest National parks on an exceptional trip from south to north.  Your 2 week adventure includes beautiful beaches, UNESCO World Heritage site and the amazing Abel Tasman.

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Hot Rocks Tour


Tour Length 9 or 10 days

Starts From Auckland or Wellington

This full North Island loop combines the unique thermal wonders of NZ with beautiful beaches. Experience the World's best one day walk, Maori culture, a plethora of bike rides and the wonders of Hobbiton on this highly rated tour.

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Northern Wanderer Tour


Tour Length 8 days

Starts From Auckland

Take in the best of the North Island on this short blast from Auckland to Wellington, via the Bay of Islands. Stunning coastlines & World class walks are some of the highlights heading to the country's capital - Wellington.

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Beach It Tour


Tour Length 4 days

Starts From Auckland

Heading out from Auckland we enjoy turquoise waters & golden beaches in the winterless North. The Bay of Islands is a waterside paradise with dolphin swimming, sailing, kayaking & home to the country's most significant cultural highlights.

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Northern Light Tour


Tour Length 5 days

Starts From Auckland

For those short on time but big on adventure this 5 day tour is ideal. Heading from top to bottom you'll experience kiwi culture, golden beaches, outstanding walks and Lord of the rings landscapes.

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Northern Express Tour


Tour Length 2 days

Starts From Wellington

This swift journey from Wellington to Auckland via the gorgeous west coast and gives you the chance to experience the unique wonder of Waitomo Caves. Try blackwater rafting before heading up the surf highway to the thriving city of Auckland.

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Summer Blast Tour


Tour Length 16, 17 or 19 days

Starts From Christchurch or Picton

The south island offers the most diverse landscapes and activities. Explore & enjoy the 4 corners of the south with numerous national parks, towering mountains, golden bays, glowworm caves and the best adrenalin experiences in the country.

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Southern Light Tour


Tour Length 9 or 10 days

Starts From Picton or Christchurch

Perfect if you don’t have time to for the full South Island but love stunning scenery, remote camps and awesome activities. Experience brilliant bike rides, dramatic hikes and scenery ranging from NZs highest peaks to remote beaches and bays.

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Wild West Tour


Tour Length 8 or 9 days

Starts From Christchurch or Queenstown

The “wild” west coast is where glaciers & snow-capped peaks mix with lush forests and cooling coastlines. The spectacular result is home to varied wildlife, cracking campsites & NZ's only coastal national park.

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Ski & Snow Explorer Tour


Tour Length 6 days

Starts From Christchurch

A 6 day action packed adventure visiting Mt Cook, Tekapo, Ohau, Queenstown, Tasman Glacier up to 4 ski fields + much more!

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Best of the West Tour


Tour Length 4 days

Starts From Queenstown

A 4 day adventure from Queenstown to Christchurch

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Alpine Explorer Tour


Tour Length 9 days

Starts From Christchurch

Enjoy the best of New Zealand's stunning South Island on this ultimate winter 9 day adventure.

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October Student Tour


Tour Length 8, 9, 10, 14, 15 or 16 days

Starts From Wellington, Nelson, Picton, Christchurch or Queenstown

This full South Island loop includes all the best highlights and places you will want to see. Dolphin swimming in Kaikoura, white water rafting, experience the wonder of Mt Cook - NZ's tallest mountain, take an optional boat cruise in Milford Sound, spend 3 nights Queenstown and 2 nights in the stunning Abel Tasman, camp in amazing places & the list just goes on and on!! There is so much choice you’ll want to do the loop again!

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July Student Tour


Tour Length 7, 8, 12, 13 or 14 days

Starts From Wellington, Nelson, Picton, Christchurch or Queenstown

NZ is simply stunning during the winter months with snow capped mountains, top class ski fields, clear days and crisp nights. Let us take you to the best locations offering the most popular activities...what a great way to spend your July school holidays!

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April Student Tour


Tour Length 8, 9, 10, 14, 15 or 16 days

Starts From Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch or Queenstown

This trip takes in the widest range of natural wonders from glaciers and mountains to beautiful beaches and dramatic Fiords. There are wildlife encounters throughout the trip as the rugged coastline is host to dolphins, whales, penguins, seals and more. Nothing is missed on this amazing adventure of discovery! We choose only the best location, campsites and guides for our students, don't miss out on this trip of a lifetime!

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Total Aotearoa Tour


Tour Length 24 days

Starts From Auckland

If you don't have time for the Ultimate Explorer this option covers everything (except he Bay of Islands). You will still get plenty of stunning beaches, amazing National parks & the best hikes, bike rides and accommodation NZ has to offer.

Good food, tour guide, sights and organisation

Jodie May, Ultimate Explorer - NZ's Top Rated Adventure Tour, 2018

Healthy and varied meals on tour. i feel like I have experienced and learnt so much in just 2 weeks. Great good and friendly stuff

Joseph McDonagh, Ultimate Explorer - NZ's Top Rated Adventure Tour, 2018

The hole tour was well structured but we still had time for ourselves. The knowledge of both tour guides is very rich and they did an amazing job.

Celine Probst, Hot Rocks New Zealand North Island Tour, 2018

Visiting many locations efficiently, safe driving, fun atmosphere and excellent dinners

Katalin Vauhan, Ultimate Explorer - NZ's Top Rated Adventure Tour, 2018

Great natural and friendly atmosphere which made the group really gel very inclusive

Steve Bearn, Hot Rocks New Zealand North Island Tour, 2018

Very happy with everything. Hope to experience more of the camping/hiking lifestyle.

Serine Dyrskog, Reverse Traverse Tour - North and South Island Tour, 2018

Thank you Frankie & Robbie-John for the best experience in my life! ♡

It was a great time thanks a lot!

Thumbs up! I love you both for our awesome tour :)

I miss you both ♡

Sabine, Ultimate Explorer - NZ's Top Rated Adventure Tour, 2018

Trip of a lifetime - thank you!

Sarah Borrelli, Ski & Snow Explorer Tour, 2018

Flying Kiwi succeeded in combing adventure, stunning landscapes and great people all in this Alpine Explorer tour. Loved it!

Sarah Brazil, Alpine Explorer Tour, 2018

Had a fantastic time in the most beautiful places with a wonderful group of people. Can't fault it!

Amanda Hinten, Alpine Explorer Tour, 2018

A unique, fun way to explore and experience the country. Being able to be part of a group but still have personal space and time.

Laura Aiosa, Alpine Explorer Tour, 2018

Exploring New Zealand off the beaten track. Lots of optional extra's. Being part of a group but plenty of time to have time alone. Family friendly. One of the best things we did in NZ!

Sarah Geran, Alpine Explorer Tour, 2018

Exploring New Zealand off the beaten track. Activity choices whatever the weather, not a day wasted.

Isabelle Geran, Alpine Explorer Tour, 2018

Flying Kiwi Alpine Explorer offers an awesome opportunity to experience some of the best alpine activities in New Zealand and adventurous optional extras.

Nan Walsh, Alpine Explorer Tour, 2018

A fantastic way to explore the South Island in winter and get the chance to visit some spectacular places without the summer crowds.

James Gossage, Alpine Explorer Tour, 2018